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Chapter 13.1, Problem 20E
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Limits from a Graph For the function f whose graph is given, state the value of the given quantity if it exists. If it does not exist, explain why.

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Chapter 13.1, Problem 20E, Limits from a Graph For the function f whose graph is given, state the value of the given quantity

(a)

To determine

To find: The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

Explanation of Solution

The graph for the function is:

Figure (1)

limx3f(x) represents the limit y as x approaches 3, look in the graph for the value at

(b)

To determine

To find: The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

(c)

To determine

To find: The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

(d)

To determine

To find: The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

(e)

To determine

To find: The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

(f)

To determine

To find: The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

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